Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 125 135
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 23 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 0.98% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.01% 4.45% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 25
Berkshire median daily rate £245 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.56% +20.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £204 £400 £300
90th Percentile £436 £500 £445
South East median daily rate £448 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £23.50
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £95.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -83.68% +137.50% +122.22%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 765 877 1,197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.93% 22.09% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 398 582
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £208 £224 £250
90th Percentile £540 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 53 62
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.59% +8.00% -48.18%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.45 £39.75 £37.40
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £24.28
% change year-on-year +86.05% -11.45% +0.66%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 13 £288 -35.21% 3
Bracknell -1 1 £363 -
Maidenhead -7 1 - -
Newbury -8 1 - -
ITIL Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Service Management
3 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
4 5 (21.74%) ITSM
4 5 (21.74%) Remedy
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
4 5 (21.74%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (17.39%) CMDB
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) People Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery Management
6 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
6 3 (13.04%) Kanban
6 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (13.04%) COBIT
6 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.04%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) Operations Management
7 2 (8.70%) RIA
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) User Experience

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Problem Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Service Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Major Incident Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) CMDB
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) RIA
2 2 (8.70%) TM Forum
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) ITSM
3 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (13.04%) People Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (8.70%) Operations Management
6 2 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) APMP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) COBIT
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Remedy
2 2 (8.70%) BMC
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Lotus
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) VMware